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    Wally Schirra: Collection of NASA-related Original Photos including Twenty "Red Number" Images, Directly from His Family's Collection. A fine group of photographic souvenirs (approximately sixty) from Schirra's distinguished career at NASA. Includes the following numbered images:
    NASA Vintage "Red Numbers" (all 10" x 8" color chromogenic glossy prints on Kodak fiber-based paper bearing the "A Kodak Paper" watermarks on the verso): S-61-1250 (very rare Mercury Seven in front of Air Force jet); (4) S-62-6002 (his insertion into Sigma 7 capsule); S-65-59958 (Gemini 6A); S-65-61854 (Gemini GA with Stafford); S-66-31231; S-66-31272; S-66-31274; S-66-31277; S-66-31278; S-66-31279; S-66-32612; S-66-32614; S-66-32617; S-66-45631 (Apollo 7 crew in business suits); S-66-66331 (Schirra & Cunningham in training); S-66-66333 (Apollo 7 crew in training); S-67-20524 (Apollo 7 crew in spacesuits).
    NASA Vintage Color: S-63-14455 ("blue number" of Schirra posing for painted portrait in Naval uniform); S-63-18249 ("blue number" of Schirra posed in front of a T-38); S-62-6584; S-62-6587
    NASA Vintage B&W: S-64-13845; (2) S-65-21453; S-65-43815; S-65-43816; S-65-43834; S-65-43837; S-65-61786; S-65-61891; S-66-44329; S-67-32641; (2) S-67-32643; (2) S-67-42994; S-67-42995; (2) S-67-42996; S-67-42997
    Also included are sixteen miscellaneous and mostly vintage photos from various sources.. Essentially all the photos are excellent. Included with this lot will be a signed Certificate of Authenticity from Wally's son, Walter.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    9th-11th Thursday-Saturday
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